Dispense drugs prescribed by physicians and other health practitioners and provide information to patients about medications and their use. May advise physicians and other health practitioners on the selection, dosage, interactions, and side effects of medications.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 323,500 people employed as career profile - pharmacists in the United States. The median annual salary is $128,570. Entry level employees earn approximately $76,840 per year and senior employees earn approximately $164,590 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.
Data is sourced from United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration and the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development.